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Hemoptysis caused by saphenous vein graft perforation during percutaneous coronary intervention.
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PMID:  23293186     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Percutaneous coronary intervention carries the risk of coronary artery perforation, which may lead to serious adverse effects such as cardiac tamponade, myocardial infarction, and even death. We describe a patient who developed hemoptysis immediately after saphenous vein graft rupture, which is a rare complication during coronary intervention. Stenting using a covered stent, along with simultaneous administration of protamine, helped seal the vein graft perforation and stop the hemoptysis.
Authors:
Dong-Yi Chen; Chun-Chi Chen; I-Chang Hsieh
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of invasive cardiology     Volume:  25     ISSN:  1557-2501     ISO Abbreviation:  J Invasive Cardiol     Publication Date:  2013 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2013-01-07     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8917477     Medline TA:  J Invasive Cardiol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  E8-E10     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Second Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan. hsiehic@ms28.hinet.net.
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